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About Simms Steakhouse

Set atop a hillside overlooking downtown Denver, Simms Steakhouse offers Denver the best in destination dining. Noted for the best view in Denver, guests enjoy premier scenic dining with both indoor and outdoor seating options perfect for business dinners, special occasion dining or a family night out. Simms Steakhouse offers a spectacular new menu featuring an expansive selection of high-quality Certified Angus Beef, fresh fish, seafood, prime rib, poultry and salads. The Sixth Avenue Lounge offers indoor and outdoor soft seating areas providing guests with an unprecedented look at “Denver’s Famous View." With a variety of specialty drinks and an extensive lounge menu, Sixth Avenue Lounge is the perfect place for social gatherings and delicious light bites.

11911 W 6th Avenue
Golden, CO 80401
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Steak, Seafood

Hours of Operation:
Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 4:00pm - 9:00pm, Friday & Saturday: 4:00pm - 10:00pm, Sunday Brunch: 10:00am - 2:00pm, Sunday Dinner: 4:00pm - 9:00pm; Happy Hour Every Day: 4:00pm - 7:00pm

Holiday Hours:
12/25/16 (Sun) 3pm-8pm

Cross Street:
Simms

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$31 to $50

Payment Options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(303) 237-0465

Website:
http://www.simmssteakhouse.com/

Catering:
Allow our Executive Chef and Private Dining Coordinator to create a menu that perfectly complements your occasion. Hand-select from our signature dishes to create a personalized menu that is unique to you and your event.

Parking Details:
Valet parking available.

Public Transit:
Local Public Bus. Union & 6th avenue

Executive Chef:
David Pszanka

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, View, Weekend Brunch, Wine

Specials

Christmas Eve Special Menus & Offers

Sunday, December 24, 2017

Christmas Day Special Menus & Offers

Monday, December 25, 2017

Specials

Christmas Eve Special Menus & Offers

Sunday, December 24, 2017

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Make this Christmas Unforgettable! Join us this Christmas for a delicious meal you're sure to remember!

Open December 24, 9am - 2pm | 3pm - 8pm

Christmas Day Special Menus & Offers

Monday, December 25, 2017

Details

Make this Christmas Unforgettable! Join us this Christmas for a delicious meal you're sure to remember!

Open December 25, 3pm - 8pm

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Private Dining

With 3 private dining rooms, 2 semi-private areas and the availability for full-restaurant buyout, Simms Steakhouse is the perfect location for your next event.

Simms Steakhouse Ratings and Reviews

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4.3

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.4

service

4.3

ambience

4.4

value

3.9

Noise

Moderate

91% would recommend it to a friend

Scenic View (53)
Good for a Date (39)
Special Occasion (39)
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Good for Anniversaries (35)
Romantic (28)
Quiet Conversation (20)
Business Meals (20)
Good for Birthdays (19)
Worth the Drive (16)
Cozy (15)
Great for Brunch (13)
Good for Groups (12)
Casual (12)
Sunday Lunch (12)
Neighborhood Gem (12)
Authentic (11)
Great for Outdoor Dining (11)
Notable Wine List (10)
Pre/post Theatre (10)
Bar Seating (8)
Fit for Foodies (8)
Creative Cuisine (7)
Comfort Food (6)
Happy Hour (6)
Great for Lunch (6)
Seasonal (6)
Fun (5)
Local Ingredients (5)
People Watching (5)
Handcrafted Cocktails (5)
Kid-friendly (3)
Gluten Free Options (3)
Disabled Access (2)
Great Beer (2)
Healthy (2)
Hot Spot (2)
Tasting Menu (2)
Afternoon Coffee (1)
Live Sports (1)
Organic (1)
Paleo Friendly (1)
Spicy (1)
Vegan (1)
Good Vegetarian Options (1)
Vibrant Bar Scene (1)
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 (Denver)·Dined a day ago

Morgan our server was efficient and personable
The valet Carlos was friendly and kind

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·Dined a day ago

Our experience was very disappointing and we will never go back to this restaurant. We had let our server know that we had a play to attend and therefore needed to receive our food in a timely manner. Unfortunately, after waiting for 1.5 hours for our food and calling the manager over, we were hurriedly given our food in take out boxes. The manager did "comp" my husband's steak, but other parts of our order were not correct, but we were in such a hurry we couldn't wait for them to rectify the situation. We left the restaurant as hungry as when we had arrived and only made our play by 4 minutes. We also had asked our server to choose a red wine by the glass. No surprise here, she chose the most expensive glass (of course) without telling us. She also lied to us when we asked where our food was, about an hour into the evening. She said it was "being plated as we speak". We are regulars at many expensive steak houses throughout the Denver metro area. Simms Steakhouse is definitely off our list and we will go out of our way to tell our friends and family to avoid this restaurant.

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 (New York Area)·Dined 2 days ago

All around was very enjoyable!

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·Dined 4 days ago

Waitress was up selling to the point of being reaaaaaaaaly annoying. Then got dejected when we didn't add a ton of drinks and apps. Told her I was celebrating my dad's special 80th birthday and she didn't even bother to at least bring a piece of cake on a $200 bill. Won't be back.

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·Dined on December 10, 2017

Reservation was at 7:30...not seated until 8:20...blonde hostess was super friendly & helpful (comped 2 glasses of wine), brunette hostess boarded on rude...waiter not very attentive..had to ask (someone else) for our baked potato...super noisy...steak was amazing!

Tags: Romantic, Good for a Date, Scenic View
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 (Denver)·Dined on December 9, 2017

Great service, great food and a great view to boot!

Tags: Sunday Lunch, Good for Groups, Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries, Business Meals
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·Dined on December 3, 2017

My partners first time at a steak house was extremely lack luster.

The whiskey drinks were bland fare. Old fashions and Manhattans are basic drinks with room for interpretation and Simms bartender got the ratios incorrect. If you’re going to charge $13 for a basic Manhattan use Luxardo cherries not Maraschino cherries.

My partner order the special. Buffalo strip with scallops mash potatoes and green beans served to order. The buffalo was seared well but there was an incredible amount of inedible fat / gristle along the edge of the cut. While flavored well my partner was spitting out her first few bites.

I order the 22oz bone in ribeye. This is the leanest ribeye I have ever had. The texture was more a NY strip than a Ribeye. While the steak doneness was perfect the flavor was extremely lacking. The steak was grey and a little sad looking when it arrived. I ate around half of it. It was fine but there was no *joy* moment of biting into a $60 ribeye. I can produce better results with my cast iron skillet and a 500 degree over. The Brussels sprouts were overdone and mushy. The smoked cheddar Mac and cheese had very little flavor. The cheese sauce base was a mystery to me and my partner seemed to think it tasted too much like velvets shells and cheese.

Dessert was uninspired. I frowned when my partner wanted to try the banana peanut butter cake. I knew it would come out partially frozen. Cakes that sit in freezers until served always have a freezer burn texture and lack moisture.

For a $300 dinner We were incredibly disappointed.

Service was fine however we were sat 45 minutes late from our reservations.

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·Dined on December 2, 2017

Food was good, service was good, salad didn't cut it, prices are high

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·Dined on December 2, 2017

The server we had Friday night I believe had to many tables to handle. Very attentive toward us until he got three more tables and them we waited for everything. Food, another drink, check. We had plans after dinner but we were late because we couldn't get our check so we could leave.

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays, Comfort Food, Casual, Creative Cuisine, Good for a Date, Scenic View
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·Dined on December 2, 2017

I don’t normally complain however you had to cut the Mahi with a steak knife tasted like it had been frozen for months . Couldn’t eat any of my meal and all they offered was a free dessert which the Chef had already comped prior to the meal. The waiter was excellent and professional but after spending over $400 for a dinner for 4 I won’t go there again.

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 (Denver)·Dined on November 26, 2017

Simms has always been a great place for a special occasion brunch or dinner. Brunch has many options and is kept neat and clean no matter the number of people going through the line. Brunch has both "breakfast" items and lunch options which is a welcome change - much better than the places that offer "brunch" and you are actually ordering off of a set "brunch" menu with limited options.
And the view - day or night - can't be beat !

Tags: Special Occasion, Scenic View, Good for Birthdays, Sunday Lunch, Seasonal, Great for Brunch, Business Meals, Good for Groups, Good for Anniversaries, Cozy
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 (Denver)·Dined on November 26, 2017

First time and was thrilled with the experience. The food was fantastic, the service was spectacular and the view was amazing. From the free valet service to having the plates taken away everyone on the staff was super friendly and professional. Can't wait to bring family and friends here and will absolutely recommend to others. Thank you for the great experience.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Scenic View, Good for a Date, Pre/post Theatre, Cozy, Authentic, Special Occasion, Worth the Drive, Kid-friendly, Business Meals, Good for Anniversaries, Casual, Good for Birthdays, Romantic, Good for Groups
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 (Denver)·Dined on November 23, 2017

With all the choices on the buffet, we didn't find anything that wasn't great ! The servers and managers were all extremely helpful.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Comfort Food, Sunday Lunch, Good for a Date, Quiet Conversation, Casual, Good for Anniversaries, Great for Lunch, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Denver)·Dined on November 23, 2017

Thanksgiving brunch was the best. Wonderful assortment of dishes to choose from. Wait staff was fantastic!

Tags: Special Occasion
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 (Denver)·Dined on November 23, 2017

Thanksgiving dinner was delicious. Food was hot and there were a large variety of dishes. This was my 2nd Thanksgiving dinner at Simms and will visit again next year. Thanks so much.

Tags: Sunday Lunch, Authentic, Special Occasion, Seasonal, Good for Birthdays, Scenic View, Casual
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·Dined on November 23, 2017

We went for Thanksgiving brunch and the waiter we had was absolutely fantastic. He was super attentive and paid attention to detail. We were disappointed with some of the food. Yes there were a lot of options on the buffet but the taste of some weren't worth the calories.

Tags: Scenic View
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 (Denver)·Dined on November 23, 2017

Went for Thanksgiving - I always appreciate the people who have to work on holidays for those of us who go out. The food has always been good when I've come here

Tags: Sunday Lunch, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries
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·Dined on November 23, 2017

I took my family here for Thanksgiving yesterday and could not have been more pleased. The service was impeccable and the food was wonderful with many many different varieties for all different kinds of tastes. The view of Denver is spectacular as well .I would highly recommend this for a holiday buffet even know it is a little bit pricey.. it’s worth not having to cook or clean as a part of any kind of celebration .

Tags: Scenic View, Romantic, Worth the Drive, Special Occasion, Great for Brunch
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·Dined on November 18, 2017

I have always enjoyed Simms Steakhouse and been several times for special occasions and business events.
On Our most recent visit Friday night for my spouses birthday we were disappointed in the service. We had to wait for drinks and the refills to our water & drink glasses were never received. It was not our servers fault she was extremely busy with several tables. In my opinion they were understaffed.
But when spending well over $100 for a dinner for two the expectations for exceptional service are there.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Romantic
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 (Denver)·Dined on November 15, 2017

Excellent views of the City. Easy to get to. Valet parking. Waiter very wine knowledgeable.

Tags: Sunday Lunch, Business Meals
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 (Denver)·Dined on November 12, 2017

Hadn't been there in many years, went for Sunday brunch. The food was just ok. When I went to the buffet, there were often two or three of the entree selections empty so I didn't get to try some of the things I wanted to try. The food seemed a bit dried out.

Tags: Great for Brunch, Good for a Date
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·Dined on November 12, 2017

Fabulous dinner and a good price for the quality of food. We did have to wait about 30 minutes after our reservation but we were just out for a relaxing dinner so we had drinks in the bar.

Tags: Good for a Date
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 (Denver)·Dined on November 12, 2017

I had the 7-oz. filet (medium) and my wife had the trout. The filet was melt-in-my-mouth tender and seasoned enough to let the flavor of the filet come through. My wife enjoyed her lobster bisque as well. My lettuce wedge salad could have done with a little less bleu cheese dressing but was otherwise crisp and hearty. The side of green beans with onions was good, if not spectacular. I'm not sure how one makes green beans spectacular, anyway. They're just a good accompaniment to steak. The rolls with cinnamon honey butter were a delicious appetizer. Our server, Adam, took good care of us without being obtrusive. Overall, it was an enjoyable meal.

Tags: Scenic View, Business Meals, Quiet Conversation, Paleo Friendly
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 (Denver)·Dined on November 12, 2017

Food, Service & Ambiance was amazing. Thanks for providing my wife & I such a great evening. Prime rib & wedge salad amazing as always.

Keep up the good work!

Tags: Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays
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 (Denver)·Dined on November 11, 2017

We dine out a lot and know good service We had a reservation and the restaurant was not busy. Despite being a few minutes early it took them an additional 17 minutes to seat us. We asked for a cocktail menu but the server insisted on telling us about their beer menu. We asked for water. After several minutes of inattentiveness of the server, we flagged down another server. It took forever for our drinks to come. We ordered dinner. Again I must emphasize the place was not busy. We had to ask for water numerous times. While we were eating our salads all of a sudden one of the side dishes comes out and the server suggested that it was a computer error. We said fine we will nibble on it until the rest of the food comes out. The Dish was in the middle of the table and after we flagged someone down for water our server took our forks so we couldn’t nibble. We ordered medium steaks. Mine was rare and undercooked. Our baked potato was cold and the butter and cheese would not melt. This should not happen at a place of “fine dinning”. The manager tried to smooth over the situation but it was too late. By the time the correct preparation of the food was completed, the rest of our party had finished eating. I have dined at Simms numerous times over the years and this will be the last time. I cannot articulate what a terrible time I had there.

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 (Denver)·Dined on November 11, 2017

For many years my wife and I have loved this place and celebrated about every special occasion here. My wife's filet was five stars but the bison special I had was far less than par. The seasoning was so overwhelming that the taste of the actual meat was lost. We will be back but the special was very disappointing. It hurts, really hurts, to write this review.

Tags: Scenic View, Authentic, Cozy, Romantic
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 (Denver)·Dined on November 11, 2017

I was very dishearted with Simms.
Two of us had the New York Strip, it was tuff and most definitely not a prime cut of beef. The price dictated it should have been!
Our order of scalloped potatoes came when the meal was 2/3 done and even though I asked if it would be taken off the bill , it was not.

Never again!!

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·Dined on November 10, 2017

Our waiter Morgan was awesome and gave good recommendations and the food was amazing. This was my first bone in filet and it did not disappoint. I only wished we weren’t seated right in front of the kitchen entrance as it wasn’t even that busy so we could’ve had a quieter ambiance for our first anniversary but really the food was so great that It didn’t damper the evening

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 (Denver)·Dined on November 8, 2017

Birthday dinner

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 (Denver)·Dined on November 7, 2017

Years ago Simms Steakhouse was known as Simms Landing. Live lounge music included Ellen Rucker and Roy Pritts, among others.
Though there is no longer live music the food is wonderful and the staff is as good as it gets.

Tags: Scenic View, Good for Groups, Business Meals, Quiet Conversation, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Worth the Drive, Creative Cuisine, Pre/post Theatre, Good for Birthdays, Cozy, Casual
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vip
 (Denver)·Dined on November 7, 2017

I had another great experience at Simms. I took my daughter there for her 16th birthday celebration. What a fun evening! I enjoy going to Simms for these types of occasions. This is one my daughter will definitely remember.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Special Occasion, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Birthdays, Sunday Lunch, Quiet Conversation, Scenic View, Good for Anniversaries, Bar Seating, Tasting Menu, Good for a Date, Cozy, Romantic, Happy Hour
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 (Denver)·Dined on November 5, 2017

I’ve dined here a few times over the years and they seem like they are going down hill. The view is spectacular and it’s great to take visitors from out of town who have never been to Denver but the service was questionable and seemed insincere. I also did not appreciate the staff trying to clear our table while we were still dining. It made us feel rushed and for a restaurant that is supposed to be in a higher end category they should know it’s considered rude to clear plates when others are still eating. There was no excuse for it whatsoever as they were not busy. There was nothing special at all about the food and my cut of meat was mediocre. I have had better cuts of meat at lesser restaurants in Denver. Overall it feels like they are relying on the view and atmosphere as their draw and from the looks of it definitely don’t seem interested in attracting a varied guest base. I doubt I will be back.

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·Dined on November 4, 2017

The food was pretty good and the service was great but we only went because we had been given a gift card. If I had paid for it myself I would be unhappy about the high prices. Somewhere around $160 for two entrees and two glasses of wine, including tip. My entree - bison steak and mashed potatoes was great, but my wife’s fish was over cooked and dry. It has a great view of downtown in the distance but the apartments next door are a bit of an eyesore for such an expensive place.

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·Dined on November 4, 2017

Beautiful restaurant with spectacular views ! Food absolutely delicious and served impeccably !

Tags: Seasonal, Good for a Date, Fit for Foodies, Happy Hour, Romantic, Local Ingredients, Handcrafted Cocktails, Scenic View
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·Dined on October 28, 2017

As usual the steak is fantastically well cooked, perfectly red in the center and a nice crisp rim around the edges. Calamari was also great and the lobster bisque soup is the best thing ever - besides the steak.

Tags: Scenic View, Special Occasion, Great for Brunch, Business Meals
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 (Denver)·Dined on October 28, 2017

Everything was great. The food was delicious. The service was awesome. The “acknowledged” my birthday with a mini menu printed out with happy birthday printed on it. If they are goi g to a knowledge it at all the least they can do is give a complimentary heap glass of wine or a scoop of ice cream. I found it pretty insulting to just have a mini appetizer menu that said happy birthday (didn’t have a name) on it was pretty tacky.

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·Dined on October 24, 2017

While the food and service was great. We felt our entire experience was "rushed". We had not even been able to finish our appetizer and drink before the soup and salad came out. Period of time from Dinner made us worried that we could not finish our drinks before our meal came out to order a refresher with dinner. This perspective is in comparison to that of other Steakhouses where you are encouraged to relax and the timing of your meal is more spaced to enjoy a drink and time with others. Beyond this, the food and drinks were excellent and the skyline view from the dining room and bar area is spectacular!

Tags: Casual, Romantic
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 (Denver)·Dined on October 21, 2017

Good and good service. Patio very pleasant with nice views.

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining, Good for a Date
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vip
 (Denver)·Dined on October 21, 2017

Overall the food was good, my least favorite item was the Mac and cheese. It tasted like velveeta. Our waitress was really good, awesome customer service. The view is what is so amazing about this place. A beautiful view of Denver.

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 (Denver)·Dined on October 14, 2017

Inattentive service began with hostesses laughing at something for two minutes before we were taken to our table. Requested table by window and there wasn’t one reserved for us nor was there an acknowledgement of our request not being fulfilled. Waited 20 my minutes for bread which came after I re requested it. Which was 3 minutes before our meals came out. Food was great!

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